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Every Melbourne park you walk through will have dogs and their owners enjoying the fresh air. Melburnians love their animals, but there are some restrictions every pet owner should be aware of.

  • You cannot bring animals into restaurants or businesses unless they are a certified Guide Dog for the sight-impaired or disabled.
  • There are severe fines for failing to clean up pet waste, which can cost you upwards of $200, and the disdain of your neighbours. Common "petiquette" dictates that owners carry plastic bags with them (sometim…